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  • Time might be running out on low rates
    Long-term rates are hanging on by fingertips to a key level, the stock market has the sillies (again), and all incoming economic reports are hot. It’s going to take a negative event (geopolitical or economic) to hold rates down where they have been for most of this year. ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-10-21
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  • Hurricanes dampen Houzz’s Q3 renovation barometer results
    Houzz released its Q3 Renovation Barometer, a report that tracks confidence in the home renovation market among a range of industry professionals, such as interior designers, architects and professional landscapers ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • How to bump up your cash flow
    Watch founder, president and designated broker of Tru Realty Sarah Richardson talk about how to "obtain high margins and manage like a tightwad" on the Inman Connect stage ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Broadcast TV Report Card: NFL, ‘This Is Us,’ ‘The Good Doctor’ Are Out-Kicking the Coverage
    Given the lift "This Is Us" last season saw in the currency data, advertisers such as T.J. Maxx, Universal Pictures and Chevrolet that have been big backers of the show are likely to get even more bang for their marketing buck. Assuming that a week of time-shifted viewing will add ... read more
    Source: AdvertisingAgePublished on 2017-10-20
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  • DA: Ad Tech CEO Charged With Felony Attacks on His Own Kids
    Zainali "Zain" Jaffer, CEO of ad tech company Vungle, was charged with a slew of felonies involving his 3-year-old son and 1-year-old daughter in San Mateo County, California on Tuesday, according to police.Officers responded to Jaffer's home in the 1000 block of Lancaster Road in Hillsborough, California on Sunday at ... read more
    Source: AdvertisingAgePublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Ad Tech CEO Charged With Attempted Murder
    Zainali "Zain" Jaffer, CEO of ad tech company Vungle, was charged with attempted murder and a slew of other felonies Friday in San Mateo County, California, according to police.He was arrested in the upscale neighborhood of Hillsborough, California, police said, although when he was arrested was not immediately available. Hillsborough ... read more
    Source: AdvertisingAgePublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Sellers desperately want to be free of home stalked by ‘The Watcher’
    You just bought a million-dollar, six-bedroom dream house where your family including three small children will live for years to come. Days after the purchase, you start receiving disturbing letters ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Ad Age Ad Lib Podcast: Neil Vogel’s Adventures as an Accidental Publisher
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    Source: AdvertisingAgePublished on 2017-10-20
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  • America’s hottest ZIP codes are cool under-the-radar suburbs
    Realtor.com has announced its 2017 hottest ZIP codes, and 10 Texas, Colorado, Michigan and California towns dominated the list. Realtor.com analyzed 32,000 ZIP codes based on the time it takes properties to sell and how frequently homes are viewed in each ZIP code. Homes in each of the markets in ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Harvey Weinstein’s Hamptons estate vanishes from the market
    As shamed Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein faces a barrage of sexual assault and rape allegations -- from more than 40 women -- his 9,000 square foot Hamptons mansion has been yanked from the market ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Agency Brief: Marriage, Mangoes and The Milwaukee Bucks
    Happy Friday! It's already two-thirds the way through the month, so stock up on Oktoberfest brews and watch some scary movies this weekend before it's too late. (Don't worry, pumpkin spice is here to stay for another month).Fashion flashbackAbercrombie & Fitch, with the help of agency partners The Richards Group ... read more
    Source: AdvertisingAgePublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Property lost to California wildfires exceeds $1B
    California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones today released preliminary data reflecting $1.045 billion in property losses as a result of the Northern California wildfires ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Rising sea levels could submerge 1.9M homes by 2100
    Zillow has tapped its rich database of properties to underscore the economic catastrophe in store if U.S. policymakers fail to address rising sea levels. As an effect of climate change, rising sea levels are already impacting coastal communities ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Building Branded Voice Experiences: 6 Things to Know
    In 2017, more than 24.5 million voice-based devices will be shipped to consumers -- effectively quadrupling from just 6.5 million in 2016. And as adoption continues to explode, the technology itself will continue to evolve and grow more advanced.For advertisers, this is a huge opportunity. Voice-assistant technology unlocks a new ... read more
    Source: AdvertisingAgePublished on 2017-10-20
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  • Cindy Gallop Asks for ‘Harvey Weinsteins of Our Industry’ to be Exposed — and People Are Answering
    Diversity advocate Cindy Gallop, who issued a call to action on Facebook earlier this week for advertising professionals to speak up about sexual harrassers in the industry, says she has been inundated with emails "telling truly appalling stories from women, and a few men who want to see justice done, ... read more
    Source: AdvertisingAgePublished on 2017-10-20
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